CHANNEL ISLANDS – The entire family can enjoy a weekend of fun down by the water during the Channel Islands Harbor MarinaFest, June 14-15. The two-day fun fest includes a farmer’s market, food, live music and boating-oriented demonstrations.
Attendees will find a display of in-water boats, a classic car show, live music by Unkle Monkey, food trucks and several exhibitors on the dock. A farmer’s market will be held on Sunday.
Anacapa Yacht Club members will provide sailing demonstrations every half hour Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Stand up paddleboard and kayak demos – along with free lessons — will be led by Channel Islands kayak Center all day Saturday and Sunday.
Valkyrie Yachts will present Electronic Demos: Tips and Tricks, on Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. and 2 p.m.
Kids will also enjoy the interactive whale display provided by NOAA. Restaurants, yacht clubs and merchants will be open to visitors.
Festival-goers who cruise in will find dock space will be available for dinghies and electric boats. For guest slip reservations at Channel Islands Harbor Marina, call (805) 984-7780 or visit vintage-marina.com
MarinaFest will be held from 10 a.m.-6 p.m., Saturday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Sunday at Channel Islands Harbor Marina. Admission is free. For more information, visit cih-marinafest.com.